Research Associates

  NameArea of interest 


Rodrigo Ríos

Associate Professor
Universidad de La Serena

Interested linking trait evolution through natural selection with patterns of geographical variation in the outcome of the interplay between animals and plants, as well as, patterns of species co-occurrence with community assembly rules, functional trait variation and phylogenetic structure.

Cristian Salgado

Research Associate Universidad de La Serena

 Test of the growth rate vs. antiherbivore defense tradeoff in Valdivian forest tree species.

Gisela Stotz

Research Associate Universidad de La Serena

 Functional and evolutionary response of plant communities to geographic isolation and aridity.